CashUs King (FKA Co$$) | Victimized feat Christina Cardella (Prod PsyClones) [2015 Song]

Leimert Park emcee, Dirty Science affiliate, and one of the most slept on, CashUs King (formerly Co$$) pens a heartfelt response to Eric Garner’s death, to police brutality, to social injustice period. The pained, frustrated voice of Garner’s widow, Esaw Garner, sets the tone for Victimized, wherein CashUs beautifully dances the line between anger and empathy. The LA artist paints a grand …

Locksmith | Lofty Goals [2015 Album]

Locksmith shows his hand right away with Lessons as his album opener. The listener is instantly confronted with the fact that Locksmith has quite a story, both as an artist and as a man. “Such a beautiful setting//life’s good, my music’s finally spreading//looking back on a time when I wasn’t getting, the recognition deserved//but I’m hanging on by a threading//I’m letting go of …

Boogie’s Tour Extends ‘The Reach’ of His Music | The Reach Tour – Orange County’s Constellation Room

  Boogie is different. No, really; he is. I recently reviewed his mixtape, The Reach, and struggled to find the words to do justice the complexity of this young emcee and the thrust of his music. “I ain’t here to glorify anything; I’m just sharing my story.” –Boogie at OC’s Constellation Room. How many times have we heard that from rapper “x,” …